How SEO works?
List of Best SEO Plugins for Wordpress
1) All in One SEO Wordpress Plugin
- All in one SEO supports google analytic's integration
- Supports custom Post types
- Contains advanced Canonical URL's that is quite important factor in terms of SEO
- It also has a built in API therefore it is easy for other plugins and themes to access it and extend functionality according to the requirements
- Active support for e-Commerce Based themes
- Has nonce security protection
- Having ability to optimize titles automatically
- Having ability to add Meta keywords automatically for posts and pages.
2) Wordpress SEO by Yoast
- Wordpress SEO by yoast adds extreme canonical linkage to almost all pages. It adds rel="prev" and rel="next" attributes inside the head tag of HTML pages following the new updates announced by google.
- Supports and generates a nested sitemap , therefore eliminating the requirement of installing a separate plugin for a sitemap.
- RSS feeds Optimization
- Breadcrumbs support. Breadcrumbs are the pathway links displayed at the top of the page that help user to navigate through pages easily and efficiently. Search Engines such as google really appreciate the site that has enable breadcrumbs functionality.
- Ability to edit .htaccess and robots.txt file from the plugin settings panel.
- Import and export functionality of the plugin settings that make it easier to implement exact same plugin configuration from one site to another.
- Wordpress SEO by yoast supports 24 different languages
3) SEO Ultimate Wordpress Plugin
- Easily Rewrite title tags for improved keyword optimized titles for post and pages
- Easily write meta descriptions. Auto-generation of meta description is also supported via shortcodes
- Facebook Open graph integration support.
- Rich snippets creator, which integrates structured data into pages such as author info, reviews, places to rank higher in search engine result pages
- Link mask generator tool is also a part of this plugin which help in masking any URL that is required.
- Canonical link structure supported
- 404 errors monitoring service integrated
- Permalink structure optimization via SEO Ultimate plugin panel
- Easily add, edit meta robots tag
- This plugin has its own widgets that can be inserted into sidebars